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How to Organize Your Kitchen Utensils and Gadgets

Let’s talk about kitchen organization. As I was trying to write this post title I got stuck on the word “utensils.” Is there a better word for all of those spatulas, whisks, measuring cups, and whatever? So I did a quick search on Pinterest and the word “gadget” came up. Did you know that the… Continue reading How to Organize Your Kitchen Utensils and Gadgets

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Make Your Own “Try Not To Sing Along” Challenge

The “Try not to sing along” challenge is my new favorite party game.It’s easy to play and everyone can enjoy it. You can even tailor the challenge to your specific group of friends.  It will also prevent the habit of the conversation shutting down and everyone staring at their phone. It does shut the conversation… Continue reading Make Your Own “Try Not To Sing Along” Challenge

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How to Write a Basic Shopping List

Every “save money at the grocery store” article tells you to use a shopping list. This advice is completely on point. You’ll save money, time, and you’ll actually get all of the things that you need. But many people still don’t use shopping lists. (I should know, I’m a Walmart cashier in real life.) And unless… Continue reading How to Write a Basic Shopping List

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Classic Family Friendly April Fool’s Day Pranks to Repeat This Year

It’s almost that time of year again where you do your best to trick your family and friends. I’ve compiled a list of classic April Fool’s Day Pranks for you to play on your loved ones. They’re family friendly, easy, and you probably already have the supplies in your home.  This post most likely contains… Continue reading Classic Family Friendly April Fool’s Day Pranks to Repeat This Year

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My Current Obsession – Burn Notice, Goldfish Crackers, and Knitting Hats

My Current Obsession That’s right. We’re talking about things I’m obsessing over. Sometimes I’ll get something in my head and I just can’t get it out. Sometimes it’s tv, sometimes a book, or a project. Sometimes it’s something I found on Pinterest and now am obsessively researching. So really this is sort of like Oprah’s… Continue reading My Current Obsession – Burn Notice, Goldfish Crackers, and Knitting Hats

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8 Tips to Improve Your Simple Wall Calendar

When I was a kid I took great care in choosing my wall calendar for the year. It pretty much always ended up being one with puppies or kittens in the pictures. As I got older I favored sunsets, castles, and lighthouses. Then I would go through and write down my sibling’s birthdays (which I… Continue reading 8 Tips to Improve Your Simple Wall Calendar